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Andrew Joseph FORREST

Regimental number2151
Place of birthCork, Ireland
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressMount View, Gnowangerup, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Whyatt, Mount View, Gnowangerup, Western Australia
Enlistment date26 July 1915
Place of enlistmentBlackboy Hill, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 1 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Date of death12 November 1944
Place of burialWongan Hills Cemetery
SourcesNAA: B2455, FORREST Andrew Joseph

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